meds liver.txt

  1. Lactulose
    • liver and kidney failure, high ammonia levels
    • Laxative
    • draws ammonia into poop
  2. Neomycin
    • liver and kidney failure, high ammonia levels
    • Laxative
    • draws ammonia into poop
  3. Propanolol (inderal)
    • liver failure
    • Beta blocker
    • for portal hypertension, relaxes blood vessels
  4. Isosorbide (isordil)
    • liver failure
    • Nitrates
    • vasodilates
    • dizzy, flushing, headache
  5. Vitamin K
    • liver failure
    • blood clotting
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  6. Oxazepam (serax) <valium>
    • dt's,
    • Antianxiety (valium)
    • Valium is easier on the liver,
  7. steroids
    do not take w/ liver failure
  8. tylenol
    do not take with liver failure
  9. barbituates
    do not take with liver failure
  10. seditives
    do not take with liver failure
  11. hypnotics
    do not take with liver failure
Author
golfdiva
ID
175648
Card Set
meds liver.txt
Description
PN 141 test 5
Updated